Words nearby frugivorous
Origin of frugivorous
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In the Frugivorous bats the molar teeth have nearly always smooth crowns.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds
Cuvier places them after the Bats, but they seem properly to link the Lemurs and the frugivorous Bats.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon|Robert A. Sterndale
Their diet is essentially a frugivorous one; yet they will occasionally indulge in a lizard or two, or any other reptile.The Desert World|Arthur Mangin
Indeed, no other canid that we know of has teeth so much adapted to a frugivorous diet as are those of C. fortidens.
There is sometimes some misconception as regards the distinction between a frugivorous and herbivorous diet.No Animal Food|Rupert H. Wheldon